Rob Stevenson Joins Universal Republic As EVP/A&R
August 8, 2011 at 8:41 AM (PT)
Universal Republic Records Expands Names Rob Stevenson EVP/A&R
UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC RECORDS continues with the expansion of its creative investments this week by appointing talent executive ROB STEVENSON to the newly-created position of EVP/A&R. The announcement was made TODAY (8/8) by Pres./CEO MONTE LIPMAN.
Based in NEW YORK and reporting to MONTE and Avery Lipman (Co-President/COO), STEVENSON will be responsible for expanding the label’s A&R activities across a variety of genres, including Pop and Rock.
"ROB is a brilliant music executive with a strong track record of success," stated MONTE LIPMAN. "And we are fortunate to have someone of his stature joining UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC as we continue to expand the services we offer our artists."
"We are beginning another exciting chapter in our history with ROB's appointment," added AVERY LIPMAN. "The entire UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC family joins us in welcoming him to the team."
"It's a great honor to be working at UNIVERSAL REPUBLIC alongside MONTE, AVERY, and the entire staff," added STEVENSON. "The label has a legacy of discovering and developing game-changing new artists, and I hope to continue that for a very long time."